2017 Taught Me…: 5 Lessons To Sum Up My Year Each year we should aim to make it better than the last, just as each day should be better than yesterday! 2016 was a year of transition, but 2017 was “The Glo Up!” (as my line sister Jadeah titled it for me – and I couldn’t agree more!) Through the many lessons learned this year … Continue reading 2017 Taught Me…: 5 Lessons To Sum Up My Year
10 RULES FOR THE RIDES OF LIFE Rule No.1: Everyone isn’t going where you’re going. Don’t try to force people you “love” (i.e. Family, Friends, Part-Time Baes, Associates, etc.) to join you. They have a life, too, and everyone does NOT have the same destination. Rule No. 2: Wide loads can’t always fit down the road. Pack Light! You cannot pick up everyone you know … Continue reading 10 RULES FOR THE RIDES OF LIFE
Mind Over Matter: Be Present Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift and that’s why it is called the “PRESENT”. -King Fu Panda The present of the PRESENT! Many of us have probably found ourselves dwelling in the past or overly concerned with the future. The past: “What if I would’ve made this decision instead of that one?” “What if … Continue reading Mind Over Matter: Be Present
Post-To-Be We live in a society where it is important to be “somebody”. Where it’s favorable to have it “all together”. And where keeping up with the “everybody’s” is the thing to do. There isn’t always room for transparency, vulnerability, or truth. We sometimes fabricate our experiences, fluff up our realities, and gas up our lives in an attempt to live up to these standards. … Continue reading Post-To-Be
Do Not Disturb… Especially You, FOMO! In a society where it is important to be “in the know” and where most of us suffer from FOMO (Fear of Missing Out), it is sometimes difficult to disconnect and disengage. We are often pressured to not only keep up with the day to day experiences of our own lives, but also the lives of all of our … Continue reading Do Not Disturb… Especially You, FOMO!
Unpack Those Bags Girl Back in the day, I used to return from vacation and leave my bags packed. By only removing the bare necessities, I’d leave those little green suitcases in the floor for days upon days. Finally, whenever I got tired of tripping over the bags while trying to cross the room, of the bags being in my way, or whenever I grew … Continue reading Unpack Those Bags Girl
We Call This Here A Little “Trimmy Trim Trim!” Today I got my hair trimmed! What a blessing a good trim can be to hair! A good trim can even the ends and allow for a more flattering and aesthetically appealing hair style, but believe it or not a trim prevents damage, breakage, and can bring back to life dead ends. Not only can … Continue reading We Call This Here A Little “Trimmy Trim Trim!”